Is your child not interested in brushing? Do you want your child to learn more about the importance of dental health while having fun? Here are some dental apps that kids are sure to enjoy.
Brush Teeth with Momo
Targeted for kids ages 5 and under, Brush Teeth with Momo is a free app that gets kids interested in brushing his/her teeth. Kids get their choice of toothbrush and toothpaste from a variety of colors and flavors; Momo then shows where to brush. Brushing earns you points which can be used for food, clothes, and toys for Momo.
Dentist Simulator is a free, fun and interactive app that will acquaint kids with common dental procedures and tools. Kids get to choose between several patients and perform different procedures on each. Dentist Simulator is educational, teaching kids what happens when teeth are neglected. In the words of the Apps creators, “Fix Teeth, Be a Dental Assistant and Brace Yourself!”
Brusheez – The Little Monsters Toothbrush Timer
Brusheez is sure to make brushing time fun for your little one. After picking a brushing pal, kids can customize him by changing hair color, pajamas, and toothbrush. Another fun feature is the ability to make the brushing pals teeth match your child’s. When it’s time to brush, set the timer and make your pal jump, bounce, wiggle or flip.
Appropriate for kids ages 4 to 11, Chomper Chums encourages kids to practice proper oral hygiene. The app focuses on brushing, flossing, and rinsing. Animated characters guide and time each oral hygiene practice. The app also serves as an oral hygiene tracker. Coins are awarded when a child brushes twice a day for 2 minutes. The coins can be used to purchase food for the characters. That’s definitely preferably to resorting to paying your kiddos to brush their teeth!